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  • There's visible evolution in Indian fashion: Tarun Tahiliani

    Updated: Jan, 21, 201703:44 PM

    Veteran fashion designer Tarun Tahiliani, who has been in the industry for over two decades, says there's a definite evolution in the sense of style among people, given their increasing exposure.
    There's visible evolution in Indian fashion: Tarun Tahiliani
    When it comes to Indian fashion, there is a visible evolution. Once you get comfortable in western outfits people get used to the fit and proportion so they start enjoying well cut and fitted clothes which are easy to move around in, Tahiliani told IANS in an email interview.The designer, who launched his eponymous label in 1990, says he understands that one needs to be more accessible to the changing demographic.  Indians now understand western principles of cut and construct, fit and finish and we will have to deliver. As Indians become wealthier, their standards are more exacting and the industry is gearing up for just that, said the designer, who styled global icon Oprah Winfrey in an orange and pink Kanjeevaram sari during her visit to India in 2011.  India's propensity to consume is gaining an international audience and this is...
  • Kareena to be Anita Dongre's showstopper at LFW finale Kareena to be Anita Dongre's showstopper at LFW finale
    Updated: Jan, 20, 201702:33 PM

    Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, who dazzled the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) ramp when she was pregnant with her first child, will take to the fashion runway once again as a showstopper at the...

  • Red haute on the red carpet Red haute on the red carpet
    Updated: Jan, 19, 201707:00 AM

    The 2017 awards season has officially begun and we must admit that our southern beauties are killing it on the red carpet at ceremonies both up north and closer home. We take a look at the best red...

  • Synergy of classic and contemporary Synergy of classic and contemporary
    Updated: Jan, 18, 201707:15 AM

    Designer Pradeep Pillai, who has been associated with the hand-spun, hand-woven and handcrafted sectors and tried to create pieces which are timeless in essence, a far cry from the glamorous, seasonal...

  • Designers must launch affordable lines: Manish Malhotra Designers must launch affordable lines: Manish Malhotra
    Updated: Jan, 17, 201703:34 PM

    Not everyone can afford creations by top fashion designers. So, designers must come up with affordable lines as well, says Manish Malhotra, who has draped the global crème de la crème and is one of...

  • My fashion sense was quite outrageous: Kangana Ranaut My fashion sense was quite outrageous: Kangana Ranaut
    Updated: Jan, 16, 201701:17 PM

    Kangana Ranaut is known for her film projects as well as her fashion sense. The actress says it was not a conscious leap to come forward as a style icon.

  • Casual office-wear fashion trends for men Casual office-wear fashion trends for men
    Updated: Jan, 15, 201711:17 AM

    Want to look professional yet trendy at your workplace? Go for right pairing of clothes, says an expert.

  • Winter footwear tips for children Winter footwear tips for children
    Updated: Jan, 14, 201702:07 PM

    It is important to make your children wear the right kind of winter footwear with a sprinkle of style statement. One can go for champ leather boots to Keep your toddler's feet warm, dry and protected...

  • My flagship store defines my creative journey as a designer: Rocky S My flagship store defines my creative journey as a designer: Rocky S
    Updated: Jan, 13, 201704:30 PM

    Rocky S, who has launched his flagship store in Khar, says the place defines his creative journey as a designer. He also says that he has spent a lot of thought to bring the store to life.

  • Increase longevity of shoes with simple hacks Increase longevity of shoes with simple hacks
    Updated: Jan, 12, 201712:21 PM

    Having trouble cleaning your suede shoes? Just rubbing a stale crust of bread and tea bags can help in removing any unpleasant smell from your footwear, says an expert.